senate Bill S6874A

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the power to revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman

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Current Bill Status - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Aug 03, 2020 signed chap.131
delivered to governor
Jul 23, 2020 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.318
substituted for a8903a
Jul 22, 2020 referred to codes
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jul 21, 2020 ordered to third reading cal.808
Jul 20, 2020 reported and committed to rules
reported and committed to rules
Jun 22, 2020 print number 6874a
Jun 22, 2020 amend and recommit to judiciary
Jan 08, 2020 referred to judiciary
Nov 25, 2019 referred to rules

Votes

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Jul 21, 2020 - Rules committee Vote

S6874A
18
1
committee
18
Aye
1
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Jul 20, 2020 - Judiciary committee Vote

S6874A
11
1
committee
11
Aye
1
Nay
3
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Judiciary Committee Vote: Jul 20, 2020

nay (1)
aye wr (3)

Co-Sponsors

S6874 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8903
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §441-c, RP L

S6874 - Summary

Relates to the power to revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman.

S6874 - Sponsor Memo

S6874 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6874
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 25, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by Sen. GAUGHRAN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules
 
 AN ACT to amend the real property law,  in  relation  to  the  power  to
   revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman
 
   THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 441-c of the real
 property law, as amended by chapter 81 of the laws of 1995,  is  amended
 to read as follows:
   (a)  The  department  of state may revoke the license of a real estate
 broker or salesman or suspend the same, for such period as  the  depart-
 ment may deem proper, or in lieu thereof may impose a fine not exceeding
 one  thousand dollars payable to the department of state, or a reprimand
 upon conviction of the licensee of a violation of any provision of  this
 article,  or  for  a  material  misstatement in the application for such
 license, or if such licensee has been  guilty  of  fraud  or  fraudulent
 practices,  or  for  dishonest  or misleading advertising, or has demon-
 strated untrustworthiness or incompetency to act as a real estate broker
 or salesman, OR FOR A VIOLATION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS LAW COMMITTED IN HIS
 OR HER CAPACITY AS A REAL ESTATE BROKER OR SALESMAN, as the case may be.
 In the case of a real estate broker engaged in the business of a  tenant
 relocator,  untrustworthiness  or incompetency shall include engaging in
 any course of conduct including, but not limited to, the interruption or
 discontinuance of essential building service, that  interferes  with  or
 disturbs the peace, comfort, repose and quiet enjoyment of a tenant.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
 
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14291-01-9


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S6874A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A8903
Law Section:
Real Property Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §441-c, RP L

S6874A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the power to revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman.

S6874A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6874A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  6874--A
 
                        2019-2020 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                             November 25, 2019
                                ___________
 
 Introduced by Sens. GAUGHRAN, CARLUCCI, THOMAS -- read twice and ordered
   printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules --
   recommitted  to  the  Committee on Judiciary in accordance with Senate
   Rule  6,  sec.  8  --  committee  discharged,  bill  amended,  ordered
   reprinted as amended and recommitted to said committee

 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  real  property law, in relation to the power to
   revoke or suspend the license of a real estate broker or salesman
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section 1. Paragraph (a) of subdivision 1 of section 441-c of the real
 property  law,  as amended by chapter 81 of the laws of 1995, is amended
 to read as follows:
   (a) The department of state may revoke the license of  a  real  estate
 broker  or  salesman or suspend the same, for such period as the depart-
 ment may deem proper, or in lieu thereof may impose a fine not exceeding
 one thousand dollars payable to the department of state, or a  reprimand
 upon  conviction of the licensee of a violation of any provision of this
 article, or for a material misstatement  in  the  application  for  such
 license,  or  if  such  licensee  has been guilty of fraud or fraudulent
 practices, or for dishonest or misleading  advertising,  or  has  demon-
 strated untrustworthiness or incompetency to act as a real estate broker
 or  salesman, OR FOR A VIOLATION OF ARTICLE FIFTEEN OF THE EXECUTIVE LAW
 COMMITTED IN HIS OR HER CAPACITY AS A REAL ESTATE BROKER OR SALESMAN, as
 the case may be. In the case of a real  estate  broker  engaged  in  the
 business  of a tenant relocator, untrustworthiness or incompetency shall
 include engaging in any course of conduct including, but not limited to,
 the interruption or discontinuance of essential building  service,  that
 interferes  with or disturbs the peace, comfort, repose and quiet enjoy-
 ment of a tenant.
   § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD14291-02-0

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